pkg info list sources?

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Thu Apr 18 07:17:25 UTC 2013

On 18/04/2013 08:11, Beeblebrox wrote:
> Lets say I create a list of NEW packages I want to install, and after
> poudriere completed the build of this list, what is the easiest way to then
> install this list?
> Ideally something like '# pkg install < new.list' would just feed the list
> of packages to the install process. 
> Any suggestions?

xargs pkg install < new.list

Although having pkg(8) being able to read a list of packages on stdin in
some circumstances would be a valuable enhancement.



Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.

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